Steven Taylor MA BA(Hons) DipCP Ad.Dip.CP MNCS(Acc)
I am a self-employed therapist in private practise as a Counsellor and Psychotherapist as well as being a qualified Hypnotherapist.
I offer clients reassurance and support through their difficult times as well as the opportunity to talk and to be helped in a safe and encouraging environment with total confidentiality assured.
I can offer help in a comprehensive range of issues:
Family Issues/Anger/Guilt/Stress & Anxiety/Depression/Insomnia/Phobias & Self-Defeating Behaviours/Relationship Issues/Self-Harm/Abuse and Addiction.
Also: Bereavement and Loss.
Training, qualifications & experience
3 year training course:
Diploma in Hypnotherapy and Counselling Skills
Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy
Advanced Diploma in Psychotherapuetic Counselling
Currently working in own Private Therapy Practice
Additional training and experience with Cruse Bereavement Care a national charity helping clients deal with their bereavement and loss issues.
Registered / Accredited
Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.
National Counselling Society
The National Counselling Society
This Not For Profit association of counsellors and psychotherapists aim to support the counselling profession, members and training organisations.
In 2013 the NCS register was accredited by the Professional Standards Authority under the Accredited Voluntary Register Scheme. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.
Accredited register membership
Accredited Register Scheme
The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).
This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.
Areas of counselling I deal with
Initial Consultation (30-40 minutes) £25
Counselling Session (60 minutes) £40
First three sessions at £40, fourth session onwards price goes down to £30 per session.
I am 64 years of age married to Diane with two grown up children; Michael and Caroline. I have grandsons, Josh and Peter as well as granddaughters Shauna and Tarin.
I joined the Royal Navy when I first left school before embarking on a career in manufacturing industry where for many years I was a manager.
I then took voluntary redundancy to retrain as a Therapist and become self-employed.
I have also done voluntary work locally as an Advisor with The Citizens' Advice Bureau and a counsellor with Cruse Bereavement Care.